Comedy Central to Premiere Sixth Season of TOSH.O, 2/18
Viewers will need to brace themselves for this season of "Tosh.0" as host Daniel Tosh gives away his car to a fan and unveils THE most spectacular wardrobe reveal to date. The sixth season of "Tosh.0" debuts on Tuesday, February 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
The "Web Redemption" segment in the premiere features Daniel using his advertising genius to make the greatest golf commercial ever.
Future "Web Redemptions" include:
· 301 Bowler: Daniel redeems Troy who just missed bowling a perfect game.
· Roof Jump Ankle Break: Daniel gives Nicole a second chance to jump without breaking both ankles.
· Model Teacher: Daniel finds the right classroom for the teacher who was fired for posing as a model.
· Singer IceJJfish: Daniel helps golden throated singer IceJJfish give the ultimate performance.
· Prancing Elites: Daniel helps the Prancing Elites dance their way out of Alabama and into the hearts of America.
In its fifth season, "Tosh.0" ranked as the #1 entertainment series on all of television on Tuesday nights among Men 18-24 and continued its break-out ratings success for Comedy Central, averaging 3.0 million total viewers and a 2.2 Adults 18-49 rating across the last season*.
"Tosh.0" premiered on June 4, 2009 and features razor-sharp humor and biting commentary from comedian Daniel Tosh. The weekly, topical series delves into all aspects of the Internet from the absolutely absurd to the incredibly ingenious. Each episode includes a "CeWEBrity Profile" or Tosh giving subjects of notorious viral videos a second chance to redeem themselves from the embarrassment with which they have become synonymous with their very own "Web Redemption."
"Tosh.0" is executive produced by Tosh, Charlie Siskel and Christie Smith. Gary Mann is the Executive in Charge of Production for Comedy Central.
The über-popular "Tosh.0" blog, which is one of Comedy Central's most-visited properties, continues to be updated daily with blog posts, web-exclusive behind-the-scenes content and interactive features. Viewers can follow Tosh on Twitter (currently with 9 million followers) as he live tweets during the show and also by becoming a fan of "Tosh.0" on Facebook (currently at 10 million fans).
Fans of "Tosh.0" can get an enhanced video and interactive experience with the updated "Tosh.0" iOS app. Now optimized for the iPad, the App features full episodes and episode playlists; a new blog interface which allows fans to consume the blog all on one page with the ability to interact and share; and an upload function for fans to send videos and photos from their iPhone or iPad directly to "Tosh.0."
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*(source: Nielsen Media Research, most current data, competitive: 9/2/13-12/3/13 Tuesday Prime, min. 3 telecasts; Tosh.0 seasons: 2/5/13-12/3/13, original telecasts only)